teeter-totter

noun
tee·ter-tot·ter | \ ˈtē-tər-ˌtä-tər \

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circa 1905, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of teeter-totter was circa 1905

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teeter-totter

noun
tee·ter-tot·ter | \ ˈtē-tər-ˌtä-tər \

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